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National Services Division (NSD) works jointly with Scottish Government and NHS Scotland to commission national service.
Ensuring patients with rare conditions or those who have highly specialist needs can access the highest possible standards of care.
Enabling health boards to deliver effective, consistent and coordinated screening programmes to detect early signs of disease.
Financial risk share
Pooling funding across Scotland's NHS boards to share the cost of expensive therapies for rare disorders.
Connecting a range of stakeholders to improve and deliver safe, effective healthcare that's designed around patients, carers and families.
Planning tomorrow’s NHSScotland services today, national planning takes a proactive approach to identifying what healthcare we'll need in the future.
- Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection
- Blood, tissues and cells
- Countering fraud
- Dental services
- Digital systems and security
- Health facilities
- Medical services
- National programmes
- National Screening Oversight
- NHS Scotland Assure
- Ophthalmic services
- Patient exemptions
- Patient support schemes
- Pharmacy services
- Procurement and logistics
- Specialist healthcare